Healthcare

SOME offers a full range of high-quality health services to adults experiencing homelessness or poverty. SOME’s healthcare providers understand the unique health challenges facing those living in poverty or without a stable home and work with patients towards the best possible health outcomes.

SOME offers walk-in hours every weekday and accepts patients regardless of their ability to pay.

Our Healthcare Services include:

Need to see a doctor or dentist right away? Call 202.797.8806.

**If you are experiencing a medical emergency, call 911.**

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Medical Clinic

Everyone deserves access to healthcare and the ability to lead a healthy life. At SOME’s Medical Clinic, patients are connected to knowledgeable and compassionate primary care providers.

We offer special services to help patients overcome the unique health problems that come with living in poverty or without a stable home, including medication management, support in obtaining insurance, and having medical specialists in diabetes management, eye care, and podiatry on staff. SOME’s Eye Clinic is one of the only free eye clinics in the city.

Services
  • Primary care
  • Annual Well Woman exams
  •  Lab testing
  •  STD and HIV testing
  • TB testing
  • Chronic care management (diabetes, asthma, COPD)
  • Diabetes support group
  • Eye clinic
  • Podiatry/foot care
  • Medication management assistance
  • Referrals
  • Support in obtaining health insurance
  • Support in obtaining identification
Access Services

Contact: 202.797.8806 x1042

Location: 60 O Street, NW
Hours: 8:00am to 4:00pm, Mondays through Fridays
Walk-in Hours: 8:00am to 11:00am, Mondays through Fridays
Diabetes Support Group Schedule: Call 202.797.8806 x1042

Eligibility: Patients must be at least 18 years of age and a DC resident. SOME will assist patients with obtaining an ID card if necessary.

The SOME Medical Clinic accepts patients regardless of their ability to pay. We accept various insurance plans and have a sliding scale of fees. We will assist eligible patients in applying for insurance. Questions? Call 202.797.8806 x1042

Staff

Stacey Henderson, RN – Senior Director of Health Services
Dr. Sandeep Sharma, MD – Medical Director
Dr. Maheteme Bayeh, MD – Primary care physician and Endocrinologist
Dr. Alice Gasch, MD – Ophthalmologist
Dr. Michangelo Scruggs, DPM – Podiatrist
Anna Quast, NP – Nurse Practitioner
Cathy Hampton, NP – Nurse Practitioner
Andrea Fitchett, RN – Clinical Nursing Supervisor
Earlene Johnson, MA – Clinic Office Manager
Melissa Williamson, RN – Nurse Care Coordinator
Clara Balbuena, MA – Medical Assistant
LaNita Harvey, MA – Medical Assistant
Margaret Jones, MA – Medical Assistant
Nakeya Robinson – Insurance Referral Specialist

Dental Clinic

SOME’s Dental Clinic provides emergency and preventative care to patients, working to achieve healthy and confident smiles, relieve pain, and improve quality of life.

Services
  • Basic care, cleanings, cavity fills
  • Restorations
  • Root canals
  • Tooth extractions
  • Dentures
  • Prevention and education
  • Support in obtaining health insurance
  • Support in obtaining identification
Access Services

Contact: 202.797.8806 x1041

Hours: 8:00am to 4:00pm, Mondays through Fridays
Walk-in Hours: 8:00am to 11:00am, Mondays through Fridays

Eligibility: Patients must be at least 18 years of age and a DC resident. SOME will assist patients with obtaining an ID card if necessary.

The SOME Dental Clinic accepts patients regardless of their ability to pay. We accept various insurance plans and have a sliding scale of fees. We will assist eligible patients in applying for insurance. Questions? Call 202.797.8806 x1042

Staff

Stacey Henderson, RN – Senior Director of Health Services
Dr. Jacqueline You, DMD – Dental Director
Dr. Jaytron Charles, DDS - Dentist
Dr. Sharian Glaze, DDS – Dentist
Dr. Albert Cheek, DDS – Oral Surgeon
Earlene Johnson, MA – Clinic Office Manager
Arlana Stephens, DA – Lead Dental Assistant
Chastity Green – Dental Receptionist